SINP Points Calculator



What is your highest level of completed education?


Have you studied for one full-time academic year at a recognized Saskatchewan post-secondary educational institution while on a valid study permit?


In order to claim points for language, candidates must demonstrate their proficiency in English OR French by way of a language test recognized by the Government of Saskatchewan.


Skilled Worker Experience is defined by the Canadian National Occupational Classification (NOC) and means: Managerial jobs (NOC skill type 0), Professional jobs (NOC skill type A), Technical jobs and Skilled trades (NOC skill type B).


Do you or your accompanying spouse/common-law partner have a family relative that is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident living in Saskatchewan. This includes: parent, sibling, grandparent, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew, cousin and step-family members or in-laws of the same relationships.


Saskatchewan Immigration EOI Points Calculator
Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) is an immigration program that will allow you to live as a permanent resident in Saskatchewan.

There are four immigration categories under Saskatchewan PNP

International Skilled Worker Category: Foreign skilled workers can apply for Saskatchewan PNP through this category. If you can meet the minimum requirements of this category like have work experience in a Saskatchewan occupation in-demand, etc. you can be selected for the provincial nomination.

Saskatchewan Experience Category: This category is for temporary foreign workers already working in the province to apply for provincial nomination.

Entrepreneur and Farm Category: This category is for those immigrants who are planning to run a business or farm in Saskatchewan. These categories have different immigration processes as well as requirements.

A minimum score of 60/110 points is required under SINP International Skilled Worker (ISW) sub-category if you want to apply for Saskatchewan PNP through SINP’s International skilled worker and Entrepreneur category.

Know your Saskatchewan PNP score with the use of our SINP points calculator.

What is the minimum requirement for SINP for a skilled worker?

Following are the minimum requirements for SINP’s Express entry category:

  • Must score a minimum of 60 points out of 110 in the Saskatchewan PNP points calculator.
  • Must have a valid Express Entry program profile and job seeker validation code.
    Must take IELTS to prove language proficiency.
  • Must have completed a minimum of one year of post-secondary education or training (degree, diploma, or certificate) with an ECA.
  • Must have a minimum level of work experience required in an occupation that is classified under NOC skill level 0, A, or B, and the occupation must be in-demand in the province. (In case, occupation is regulated in the province then candidates must be provided with respective certification or licensing).
  • Must have sufficient amounts of settlement funds and a settlement plan.

What are the main factors for the SINP Points Calculator?

SINP point assessment grid awards point based on the following factors:

Labour Market Success (Maximum 80 points)

  • Education and Training
  • Skilled Work Experience
  • Language Ability
  • Age

Connection to Saskatchewan Labour Market & Adaptability (Maximum 30 points)

SINP Points Calculator

The following tables will illustrate how points are awarded in SINP points Calculator

Selection Factor Points
Education and training 23
Skilled Work Experience 15
Language Ability 20
Age 12
Connection to Saskatchewan labor market 30

Education and Training

Selection Factor Points
Master’s or Doctorate Degree 23
University Bachelor’s Degree (Minimum 3-year program) 20
Trade Certification 20
Degree, diploma or certificate (Minimum 2 year program) 15
Degree, diploma or certificate (Minimum 1 year program) 12

Skilled Work Experience

In 5 years prior to Application Submission

Duration (In years) Points
5 10
4 8
3 6
2 4
1 2

Skilled Work Experience

In 6-10 years prior to Application Submission

Duration (In years) Points
5 5
4 4
3 3
2 2
Less than 1 year 0

Language Proficiency

CLB Level Points
8 and higher 20
7 18
6 16
5 14
4 12


Age (In years) Points
Less than 18 0
18-21 8
22-34 12
35-45 10
46-50 8
More than 50 0

All the above mentioned gives a total of 80 points under SINP calculator 2021.
Remaining 30 points for immigrants who are having a strong connection to the Saskatchewan labor market, which shows a genuine intent and ability to successfully settle and economically establish in Saskatchewan as a permanent resident.

Connection to Saskatchewan Labor Market Points
Highly skilled employment offer from a Saskatchewan employer 30
Close family relative in Saskatchewan 20
Past work experience in Saskatchewan (at least 12 months of work in the past five years on a valid work permit) 5
Past student experience in Saskatchewan (at least one-year full-time academic year of study at a recognized Saskatchewan post-secondary education institution on a valid study permit) 5